For more information, call: 573-331-3000

Comprehensive Approach to Obesity Management

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cape Primary Care, 1702 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau

Free

To register: Call 573-331-3996.

As the obesity epidemic grows, the medical options for treating this condition are likewise increasing. To educate the public about these options, Saint Francis Medical Center’s Cape Primary Care is hosting a “Comprehensive Approach to Obesity Management” seminar April 16.

Victoria E. Adjovu, MD, internal medicine physician, Erica E. Gibson, MD, family practice physician, and Ryan A. LeGrand, MD, bariatric and general surgeon, – all Saint Francis physicians- will cover the following topics:

  • Defining obesity
  • Epidemiology
  • Consequences
  • Lifestyle management
  • Diet options
  • Medical treatment
  • Surgical treatment

The obesity seminar starts at 6 pm at Cape Primary Care, 1702 N. Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau. For more information or to register, call 573-331-3996.